Tag: hdx

  1. Generic USB Redirection in XenApp 7.6

    Generic Redirection

    Our customers enjoy the Generic USB Redirection feature in Citrix XenDesktop This is best utilized for simplifying their USB peripheral related use cases. Generic USB redirection provides a valuable solution for specialty devices for which there is no optimized virtual channel. Following the 7.6 release, we are introducing Generic USB redirection on Citrix XenApp (RDSH platform). With existing Windows Receiver versions (those available as of the date of this article) ...

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  2. Broadening 3D application display compatibility in XenDesktop – blacklisting, an interim workaround

    I was recently asked about a little-known workaround we sometimes use to overcome rare compatibility issues between our 3D driver and certain applications. When we become aware of these issues we work as fast as possible with the 3rd party vendor to rectify the issue and ensure future versions or ours and theirs resolve the issue in whichever product (or both) the incompatibility has arisen. ...

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  3. They gave me a camera: Intel

    Capture

    They Gave me a Camera Intel No budget, no recording company, just me chatting with our partners while a camera is running. That's the idea behind They Gave me a Camera. In this first installment I sit down with Intel who is doing some amazing work with graphics virtualization and they got to show me what that can do teamed up with XenDesktop. I hope you enjoy.   Gunnar  

  4. Supporting Citrix HDX and HDX 3D Pro with AMD APUs for Moonshot

    Citrix XenDesktop with HDX Standard and HDX 3D Pro Virtual Desktop Agents (VDA) Deliver an exceptional user experience including high quality multimedia and graphics While most user graphics and application needs will be well handled with HDX Standard, HDX 3D Pro is ideal for supporting higher end application needs such as those that utilize OpenGL, OpenCL, WebGL and newer versions of DirectX 11.   The emergence of newer “physicalized” ...

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  5. HDX 3D Pro VDA – Experimental Support For Full Screen Apps

    One of the nice things about being a Product Manager is that people are ALWAYS asking you for really good stuff and telling you exciting ideas as to how you could improve the products! At Synergy in May 2014, I was chased around the conference by CTPs (Citrix Technology Professionals) Dane Young and Thomas Popplegaard asking for support for full screen applications. This has been ...

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  6. Delivering Lync from XenApp and XenDesktop

    LOP LYNC 2010 Session Window

    For many Citrix customers, Microsoft® Lync® has become a widely used "strategic application" thanks to excellent audio-video conferencing capabilities and tight integration with the Microsoft® Office suite. Happily, no other desktop virtualization vendor offers as comprehensive a set of technologies for delivering Lync as Citrix. If you’d like to learn how the HDX features of XenApp, XenDesktop and Citrix Receiver support Lync for users on various ...

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  7. What’s new with HDX display in XenDesktop & XenApp 7.x?

    User Experience

    Learn More About New Graphics Delivery Modes And Improve User Experience My colleague Gabriel Nguyen and I have written this comprehensive post to help you better understand the changes affecting graphics in the newest XenApp and XenDesktop versions. XenDesktop 7.x has been released for a while and features several improvements, including new Display technologies such as Desktop Composition Redirection (the evolution of Aero Redirection) and H.264).  These new delivery methods ...

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  8. What’s new for XenApp and XenDesktop with UPS 7.6!

    Check out the new printing chapter in the Virtual Desktop Handbook for lots of information and design advice!

    Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 included the release of a new version of the Citrix Universal Print Server, UPS 7.6; with this release our test results showed very significant improvements in the software, including: Stability at a sustained load of about 50 print jobs per minute Excellent recovery from periods of stress/overload Protocol efficiency optimizations (reduced chattiness) resulting in a better user experience (opening the Print dialog is about 6 ...

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  9. Transform your organization for BYOD Success with Citrix Mobility Solutions

    Citrix BYOD Solutions

    It’s no longer a secret that the consumerization of IT is here to stay, so you may as well embrace it. You may not want to admit it, but you already have a few “outlaws” in your organization who are using their own devices, regardless of whether you allow them to or not. In fact, you probably have entire departments accessing email, apps and data ...

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  10. Lower EMM Deployment Cost and Complexity with XenMobile Cloud

    XenMobile Cloud Powers EMM

    While most organizations recognize the need to manage and control mobile apps and devices, many companies lack the resources and infrastructure needed to handle the growing number of devices and apps in their environment. Cloud-based enterprise mobility management (EMM) solutions address this challenge by providing more flexibility, ease of management and lower TCO.   Before you select an EMM Cloud provider it’s important that you are able ...

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